Foundation & Institute for Technology in Health Care Clinical Solution Award

The deadline is Friday, Jan. 19, 2024. 
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This award honors a healthcare technology professional (individual or group) that has applied innovative clinical engineering practices or principles to solve one or more significant clinical patient care problems or challenges facing a patient population, community, or group.


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Criteria

Candidates must demonstrate:

  • Innovative and creative application of clinical engineering practices that fundamentally solved a problem or challenge that resulted in the improvement of healthcare delivery for (or well-being of) a patient population, community, or group.
  • That a solution was developed by an individual or group that works or is employed in a clinical setting (hospital, ambulatory clinic, learning institution, or other healthcare setting).

Candidates should demonstrate:

  • The results of a study that provides a practical solution of a patient care problem or challenge through the application of clinical engineering ingenuity. This should be a “published” study but not required.
  • That the solution can be applied by the broader medical or healthcare technology management (HTM) field in multiple clinical settings for the benefit of multiple patient populations, communities, or groups.
  • That the solution involved multiple disciplines or healthcare professionals including, but not limited to, information technology specialists, nurses, physicians, medical technicians, researchers, etc.
  • A solid and clear example of intention to promote the continued advancement of HTM applications and innovations to specific patient care problems or challenges.
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Additional Information

Entries for the Clinical Solutions Award must include:

  • Nominator’s cover letter that provides a rationale statement describing the nominee’s solution and how this solution can be applied by the broader medical or healthcare technology management (HTM) field in multiple clinical settings for the benefit of multiple patient populations, communities or groups.
  • This completed Clinical Solutions Award nomination form.
  • A current CV/Resume for the nominee
  • One or more letters of recommendation from the past year supporting this nomination from supervisors, colleagues, and industry partners.

Award Winners

2020

Samuel Gurmu

Samuel Gurmu

University of Maryland Medical Center

AAMI Foundation & Institute for Technology in Health Care Clinical Solution Award

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2022

Not Awarded

AAMI Foundation & Institute for Technology in Health Care Clinical Solution Award

Foundation Awards

2021

Dr. Matthew Di Prima

Center for Devices and Radiological Health, US FDA

AAMI Foundation & Institute for Technology in Health Care Clinical Solution Award

Foundation Awards

2023

Not Awarded

AAMI Foundation & Institute for Technology in Health Care Clinical Solution Award

Foundation Awards

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